Indian Independence Movement - GK Objective Type Questions with Answers

141 On which one of following dates did Jawaharlal Nehru unfurl the tri-color national flag on the banks of the Ravi as the clock struck the midnight ?
A 31st December, 1929
B 26th January, 1930
C 31st December, 1931
D 26th January, 1933

Answer: Option [A]
142 Which of the following revolutionary leaders organized an attack on the armoury of Chittagong ?
A C.R. Das
B Jatin Das
C Chandrashekhar Azad
D Surya Sen

Answer: Option [D]
143 General Michael O'Dwyer who was responsible for Jallianwala Bagh massacre was shot dead by:
A Udham Singh
B Hasrat Mohani
C V.V.S. Iyer
D Sohan Singh Bhakna

Answer: Option [A]
144 When Mahatma Gandhi set out on the Dandi march, he was accompanied, among others, by:
A Rajendra Prasad and Sarojini Naidu
B Jawaharlal Nehru and Rajendra Prasad
C Jawaharlal Nehru and Sarojini Naidu
D Vallabhabai Patel and Sarojini Naidu

Answer: Option [C]
145 The word Adivasi was used for the first time to refer to the tribal people by:
A Thakkar Bappa
B Jyotiba Phule
C Mahatma Gandhi
D B.R. Ambedkar

Answer: Option [A]
146 Annie Besant enjoyed the Presidentship of the INC at its session held in:
A 1916
B 1917
C 1918
D 1920

Answer: Option [B]
147 Who was known as the political guru of Gandhiji ?
A Dadabhai Naoroji
B Bal Gangadhar Tilak
C Lala Lajpat Rai
D Gopal Krishna Gokhle

Answer: Option [D]
148 On the death of Gandhiji, who said that “The light has gone out of our lives” ?
A Jawaharlal Nehru
B Dr. Rajendra Prasad
C Lord Mountbatten
D Dr. S. Radhakrishna

Answer: Option [A]
149 Which one of the following aroused a wave of popular indignation that led to the massacre by the British at Jallianwala Bagh ?
A The Arms Act
B The Rowlatt Act
C The Vernacular Press Act
D The Public Safety Act

Answer: Option [B]
150 Swaraj was declared as the goal of the Congress at its session held in 1906 at:
A Lucknow
B Bombay
C Madras
D Calcutta

Answer: Option [D]


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